As defined by the Cleasby & Vigfusson Old Norse to English dictionary:
- u, f. [from Lat. mola], a mill, Þiðr. 131, Karl 281, 472, D. N.; the genuine Teut. word is kvern, q. v. mylnu-maðr, m. a ‘mill-man,’ miller, Fms. ix. 19.
Possible runic inscription in Younger Futhark:ᛘᚢᛚᚾᛅ
Younger Futhark runes were used from 8th to 12th centuries in Scandinavia and their overseas settlements
- q. v.
- quod vide.
Works & Authors cited:
- D. N.
- Diplomatarium Norvagicum. (J. II.)
- Fornmanna Sögur. (E. I.)
- Þiðreks Saga. (G. I.)
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